The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The South Main region is seeing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate increased $1 per sqft per year. That's a 5% rise in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Houston Metro market, the South Main region has greater rates, and you'll need to pay a premium to be in this hot region.
In the last 90 days, 130 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 780 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 1 stories. Most buildings in this market were built in 1980 and are Class B.
Not much of the real estate is used for commercial space, so it might be hard to find office space. Health care is the dominant industry in this market. Most of the residents of South Main work from home. Commuting under 5 minutes a day is the norm for those who opt to reside in this part of town.